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Personal profile

Education

  • PhD, Interdisciplinary Life Science program , Purdue University, USA

Research Interests

  • Plant sugar transport physiology
  • Application of biological nano-particles
  • Plant stress physiology

Experience

  • 2005/10 ~ 2008/9 Postdoctoral Fellow, Academia Sinica
  • 2008/10 ~ 2011/01 Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Institute, USA
  • 2011/02 ~ 2016/01 Assistant Professor , Institute of Tropical Plant Sciences, National Cheng-Kung University
  • 2016/02 ~ 2017/01 Associate Professor , Institute of Tropical Plant Sciences, National Cheng-Kung University
  • 2017/02 ~ present Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology and Bioindustry Sciences, National Cheng-Kung University

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Arabidopsis Medicine & Life Sciences
Metallothionein Medicine & Life Sciences
Copper Medicine & Life Sciences
metallothionein Agriculture & Biology
Orchidaceae Medicine & Life Sciences
copper Agriculture & Biology
aleurone cells Agriculture & Biology
Gibberellins Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2011 2020

Research Output 1999 2019

  • 1505 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 12 Article
  • 2 Book
  • 1 Comment/debate

SlSWEET1a is involved in glucose import to young leaves in tomato plants

Ho, L. H., Klemens, P. A. W., Neuhaus, H. E., Ko, H. Y., Hsieh, S. Y. & Guo, W-J., 2019 Jun 1, In : Journal of experimental botany. 70, 12, p. 3241-3254 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Lycopersicon esculentum
imports
Cell Membrane
tomatoes
sugars
54 Citations (Scopus)

The Arabidopsis vacuolar sugar transporter SWEET2 limits carbon sequestration from roots and restricts Pythium infection

Chen, H. Y., Huh, J. H., Yu, Y. C., Ho, L. H., Chen, L. Q., Tholl, D., Frommer, W. B. & Guo, W-J., 2015 Sep 1, In : Plant Journal. 83, 6, p. 1046-1058 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Sequestration
Pythium
Arabidopsis
carbon sequestration
transporters
39 Citations (Scopus)

Metallothionein deficiency impacts copper accumulation and redistribution in leaves and seeds of Arabidopsis

R. Benatti, M., Yookongkaew, N., Meetam, M., Guo, W-J., Punyasuk, N., Abuqamar, S. & Goldsbrough, P., 2014 Jan 1, In : New Phytologist. 202, 3, p. 940-951 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cotyledon
Metallothionein
metallothionein
Arabidopsis
Copper
78 Citations (Scopus)

SWEET17, a facilitative transporter, mediates fructose transport across the tonoplast of arabidopsis roots and leaves

Guo, W-J., Nagy, R., Chen, H. Y., Pfrunder, S., Yu, Y. C., Santelia, D., Frommer, W. B. & Martinoia, E., 2014 Feb 1, In : Plant Physiology. 164, 2, p. 777-789 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tonoplast
Fructose
Arabidopsis
transporters
fructose

Photosynthetic light requirements and effects of low irradiance and daylength on phalaenopsis amabilis

Guo, W-J., Lin, Y. Z. & Lee, N., 2012 Nov 1, In : Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 137, 6, p. 465-472 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchidaceae
Phalaenopsis
light requirement
Photons
photoperiod

Thesis

Role of bHLH2 in Rice Pollen Development

Author: 宮乖, 南., 2017 Aug 25

Supervisor: Guo, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

探討番茄 SlSWEETs 轉運蛋白對於器官中醣類的分配以及抗青?病機制中所扮演的角色

Author: 俐萱, 何., 2017 Feb 16

Supervisor: Guo, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

探討阿拉伯芥SWEET2?能的分子調控機制

Author: 雅棻, 詹., 2018 Jun 27

Supervisor: Guo, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

阿拉伯芥液胞膜上的SWEETs轉運蛋白其?能以及調控

Author: 心怡, 陳., 2014 Sep 2

Supervisor: Guo, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis